Smith, Dave

Smith, Dave,

1942–, American poet, b. Portsmouth, Va. His early poetry established him as a sensitive observer of human behavior. His verse is often rooted in his native South and has been praised for its formal elegance. His major collections include Cumberland Station (1976), Goshawk, Antelope (1979), The Roadhouse Voices (1985), Cuba Night (1989), Fate's Kite: Poems, 1991–1995 (1995), The Wick of Memory: New and Selected Poems, 1970–2000 (2000), and Little Boats, Unsalvaged: Poems, 1992–2004 (2005). He has also written the novel Onliness (1981) and has edited several poetry anthologies.


See study ed. by B. Weigl (1982).

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When I arrived at the Salt Palace the following morning it instantly became clear that the inaugural Silicon Slopes Tech Summit was going to be a huge success thanks to the leadership and dedication of Stuart Gold, Julie Kehoe, Josh James, Carine Clark, Aaron Skonnard, Dave Elkington, Ryan Smith, Dave Bateman, Todd Pedersen, Marcus Liassides, Dan Burton, Chris Rawle, all of the wonderful folks at Cornerstone, and a seemingly never-ending list of incredible people and organizations.
FOLK CARDIFF: Chapter (029 2030 4400), The Wyrd Wonder Presents: Sproatly Smith, Dave Roberts, Zac White.
The veterans' team of Eddie Smith, Dave Robson, Stamas and Karen Henry did well to beat Lincs and Gloucester in a very strong Veterans' First Division but were beaten by Lancashire.
Afternoon session: Geoff Boulton v Ben Holbrook, Ant Bracken v Robin Turscanyi, Jason Cornes v Tommy Johnstone, Mike Leach v Dave Bradford, Terry Glover v Barry Vinden, Andy Spragg v Greg Smith, Dave Watters v Adam Jackson, Roger Crowther v Maurice Sweetman, Tommy King v Mike Riley, Matt Gilmore v Jimmy Derby, Stephen Edwards (jnr) v Roy Moxham, Gary Owen v Dave McDermott, Gareth Hughes v Lee Fletcher, Steve Morrey v Liam Griffin, Duncan Reeves v Phil Lee, Darren Edmondson v Kez Smith.
MICHIGAN--Rhonda DeLong, Eastern Michigan University, Keri Fitzpatrick, Yvonne Gorton, Kevin Hughes, Steven Smith, Dave Wells
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I use articles by Massad Ayoob, Clint Smith, Dave Anderson and now Ralph Mroz to reinforce that what we teach is appropriate for recruits.
Ryan Edwards (2), Tom Ashcroft and Andy Noonan were on the mark for Riley's FC as they won 4-2 at Cavendish (Victor Thurgill 2) and AFC Claughton stayed in the promotion mix thanks to a 3-2 victory over Pollards Inn with Si Smith, Dave Jones and Andy Byrne on target.
Back row left to right: unknown, Joe Greirson, Mick O'Brien, Gordon Sheffield, Les Fysh, Ian Oatway, unknown first name Smith, Dave Oliver, Joe unknown surname and Colin Hatton.
Veteran Tony Sparks and Sam Jackson are both unavailable and with Aussie pro Tim Buszard cracking yet another half century at Leigh, and top order trio Alex Smith, Dave Kennedy and Michael Barnes running into form, the Hall's prospects look more promising.
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